What do you think of this ring…honest opinions

posted 3 years ago in Rings
  • poll: What should I do!?
    Switch to North - South setting, I like the general size/design : (125 votes)
    31 %
    New ring entirely - I hate marquis : (193 votes)
    48 %
    Reset the marquis some other way : (72 votes)
    18 %
    Other : (12 votes)
    3 %
  • Post # 3
    689 posts
    Busy bee

    I’m not crazy about it. The cut is totally not my style. If you aren’t in love with it and your husband is ok with you getting another one, then do so. 

    Post # 4
    29 posts

    It looks like an eye.

    Post # 6
    752 posts
    Busy bee

    @MorganCG:  Yeah that really isn’t my style either, I don’t blame you.  I would either: take the center stone out (if you don’t mind the marquis cut) and set it traditionally “north-south” instead of east-west…maybe get rid of the halo (not that I mind them – I love them usually but this one just doesn’t seem balanced) and put it in a beautiful solitaire setting with sidestones – maybe pave.  Either that, or replace the ring with a different one of your choosing.  

    Post # 7
    3249 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I think it’s too big for your finger.

    Post # 8
    5 posts
    • Wedding: July 2013

    @MorganCG:  I feel like it would look much better if it was set vertically rather than horizontally because. Just an idea: if you like the cut of your center stone, you could always take that and put it into a setting you love. 

    Post # 9
    4411 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: December 2010

    It is unique, but it completely hides your wedding band.  The stone looks a little dull too, but it might just need to be cleaned. 

    Post # 10
    2056 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    honest opinion? not my style


    Post # 11
    526 posts
    Busy bee

    looks like that ethnic/religious eye symbol…


    Post # 12
    2876 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: February 1998

    Sorry but I don’t like it at all:(

     If you removed the halo and turned the stone upwards I think it could look a lot better:)

    Post # 13
    5482 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @MrsRMH:  +1 it would look awesome just by resetting it north south!!

    Post # 14
    3756 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    @MorganCG:  I agree with others about maybe just having the stones re-set in a better design. Right now it kind of looks like a superbowl championship ring.. The quality of the stones looks beautiful.

    Post # 15
    1849 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    @MorganCG:  I love it; BUT, I have a N-S marquise solitaire, so the stone shape is my favorite. 

    Post # 16
    3342 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: January 2000

    @MorganCG:  I like the east-west setting for marquis diamonds for the uniqueness factor, but in the end, I like my marquis diamonds set north-south in a traditional way. This would be stunning set north-south. I Love the bezel halo.

    Isn’t it Catherine Zeta-Jomes who has a setting similar to yours?

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